Paul T. Benton Iii
1945 - 2021
BORN
1945
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Hinman Funeral Home
11673 Somerset Ave
Princess Anne, MD
Paul T. Benton, III

Chance - Paul T. Benton, III, 75, of Chance, MD passed on August 2, 2021 at Coastal Hospice on the Lake surrounded by his family. He was born on September 24, 1945 in Salisbury, MD to the late Paul Benton, Jr, and the late Mary Daniels Benton Tyler. He is survived by his daughters Renee Dorsey (Ben) of Elkridge, MD and Zoe Benton. Paul is also survived by siblings Richard Benton (Cathy), of Fort Myers, FL, Gerald Benton (Brenda) of Deal Island, MD, Mark Benton (Gail) of Eden, MD, and Cindy Swift (Billy Gene) of Crisfield, MD. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Christopher Benton, Rebecca Dorsey, Nathan Dorsey, Leah Dorsey, and Brantley Hall as well as many nieces and nephews. Paul is preceded in death by his son, Paul "Terry" Benton, IV, and his wife, Charlotte Shores Benton.

He grew up in Wenona, MD working with his father on the skipjack, Geneva Mae. After retiring from many years with Delmarva Power, he returned to the water as a charter boat captain. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Sat, Aug 14 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Wenona, MD. Visitation will begin at 1 pm with service starting at 2 pm.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Paul Benton to either Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, MD or the Skipjack Heritage Museum, 23529 Deal Island Road, Chance, MD 21821.



Published by The Daily Times from Aug. 6 to Aug. 8, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Aug
14
Visitation
1:00p.m.
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
Wenona, MD
Aug
14
Service
2:00p.m.
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
Wenona, MD
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